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Charlottesville Ballet Presents: Cinderella + Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball

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Historic Academy Theatre
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
$15 – $75


Charlottesville Ballet Presents:





Join the Academy’s Resident Dance Company for an elegant new production of Cinderella, a full-length classic ballet sure to delight the entire family with a charming story of humor, hope, and love.


With a visit from her Fairy Godmother, our heroine is whisked off to the royal ball for an enchanting evening where she meets a handsome Prince and her life changes forever.  Set to the moving score by Prokofiev, this classic fairy tale is filled with spellbinding dance and hilarious hijinks for audiences of all ages. From silly mice to sparkling fairies, Cinderella’s cast of characters includes local dancers alongside Charlottesville Ballet’s 30 professional artists hailing from across the U.S. and around the world.


Times & Tickets:

WHEN: Saturday, March 16 at 2:00pm

WHERE: The Academy Center of the Arts in Lynchburg, VA

VIP Event After 2:00pm Performance: Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball sponsored by James River Day School


Please note: This performance is not an Academy Center of the Arts production.





VIP All-Inclusive (Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball | VIP Children’s Event after the 2:00pm performance) Tickets:  $75 Adult, $70 Children

Tier 1: $55 Adult, $50 Child/Student/Senior/Military

Tier 2: $35 Adult, $30 Child/Student/Senior/Military

Tier 3: $20 Adult, $15 Child/Student/Senior/Military


Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball: Sponsored by James River Day School  | All-Inclusive VIP event after 2:00pm performance

Your carriage awaits for the Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball! Perfect for young boys and girls ages 3-8, children will experience the magic of Cinderella with this exclusive family event after the 2:00pm performance.  Guests can meet the ballerinas, take photographs with their favorite characters, and learn a special waltz to the music of Prokofiev.  Royal refreshments will be served, including a magical cocktail for adults!

We encourage children to sport their finest apparel for the occasion, whether formal attire, princess tiara, or their Sunday best.  All-inclusive tickets to the performance + Bibbidi Bobbidi Ball are only available in the VIP seating section. All VIP guests receive a ticket to the performance + ball and each child must be accompanied by an adult; lap babies are free for both the ballet and the ball!

To view our seating map for the Historic Academy of Music Theatre, click here.


For more information or to purchase tickets for this performance, contact our Box Office at (434) 846-8499.



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Parking is available on-site and throughout downtown Lynchburg. The parking map above shows all of the free public and paid parking available. In addition, street parking is also available on most streets.


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Please note: If attending an event or performance after 5pm or on weekends, Lot 2 (Pacific Life Lot) and Lot 12 (Regional Business Alliance) are free and open to for public use. We suggest utilizing these lots, which are closest to the Academy Center of the Arts and within walking distance.



Ticketing Policies:


All ticket sales are final. There will be NO REFUNDS or exchanges for purchased tickets.

Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door. Our delivery methods are as follows:

Will Call: Tickets will be held at “will call” at the Box Office up to one hour before the show.

Print at Home: This option allows you to print your tickets at home or access them on a mobile device via email.

Regular Mail: For an additional fee, your tickets will be mailed to you ahead of the event.

Box Office Pick Up: You may stop by our Box Office, Monday through Thursday & Saturday from 10:00am – 4:00pm, or Friday   12:00pm – 8:00pm, and have us print your tickets for you.

Tickets held at “will call” that are not picked up by the beginning of the show may be re-sold at the discretion of the Box Office staff.

All tickets for this show will be sold through academycenter.org and our ticketing system. Please do not use third-party resellers, as we do not contract with them. Should you use a reseller, the Academy Center of the Arts will not be liable for any issues with your purchase.

All ticket sales are subject to a Historic Theatre Restoration Fee and credit/debit card processing fees.

Historic Academy Theatre
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
$15 – $75


At the Academy Center of the Arts, the health and safety of our patrons, staff, performers, and volunteers is our priority. Like you, we are closely monitoring COVID-19 and its current impact on our community, and are following CDC guidelines and recommendations from local authorities and the Virginia Department of Health.

In response to current CDC recommendations, the requests of our performing artists, and to protect our community, everyone entering the Academy Center of the Arts’ facilities for Academy ticketed performances, classes, and gallery activities will be required to wear a face mask as of September 17, 2021.

– Guests must remain masked at all times, however, masks can be removed momentarily only when eating or drinking.

– Masks must fit snugly and cover the wearer’s nose and mouth.

– Masks will be readily available in our lobbies, galleries, and classrooms for patrons in need.

Upcoming events that require COVID-19 Vaccination OR Proof of Negative COVID-19 Diagnostic test result are listed at academycenter.org/health-safety-guidelines/.

Any patrons with tickets to an Academy performance that do not wish to comply with our current policies may receive a full refund through our Box Office, M-F, 12PM – 5PM, by phone at (434) 846-8499 or by email at [email protected].